Bombay High Court

Bombay High Court refuses interim stay on amendment to Trees Act

Bombay High Court (Express Photo by Pradeep Kocharekar/Files)<p>The Bombay High Court on Monday refused to grant an interim stay on a recent amendment …

Judiciary

Make police aware of changes in laws, rules related to minors, says Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court today emphasised the need for the state government to make its police force aware of changes in laws and said police should …

Judiciary

Now, schools, hospitals to be no-hawking zones in Mumbai

After successful implementation of no-hawking zones outside railway stations, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) eyes religious places, …

Judiciary

Activists, lawyers split over death for minors’ rape

Advocates and child rights activists are divided over the ordinance to amend the criminal laws in order to enable capital punishment for those who …

Uttar Pradesh

Goods and Services Tax: Delhi high court to decide on transitional credit

Central GST Act says the transitional credit to be given only if stocks were not purchased more than a year before the implementation

Judiciary

2008 Malegaon blast case: Trial to be conducted by new judge

Bombay High Court (Express Photo by Pradeep Kocharekar/Files)<p>The trial in the Malegaon 2008 blast case will be presided over by additional sessions …

Judiciary

Bailable warrant against Salman Khan cancelled

<b>Mumbai:</b> A Mumbai sessions court on Saturday cancelled a bail able warrant issued against Bollywood star Salman Khan in the 2002 hit and run case, in …

Bollywood

Cluster redevelopment: Builders get more rights to construct in suburbs

The report also pointed out that due to non-fixing of any time frame in the policy, the scheme could not take off thereby depriving the EWS of …

India

High Court tells TTA it must reconstitute tree authority

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Friday said old trees that have been felled in the city may hold heritage value, which would be lost if provisions …

Judiciary

Man released from jail after swearing to not default on alimony

An estranged husband had to give an undertaking to the Bombay High Court saying he would not default in paying Rs 25,000 monthly maintenance to his …

Judiciary

Mumbai lawyers to help rape survivors build strong cases against rapists

A group of lawyers in Mumbai has come together to form a 'Harmony Brigade' which will help police and rape survivors to build strong cases against …

India

The big news: Opposition parties move motion to impeach CJI Dipak Misra, and nine other top stories

Other headlines: The Gujarat High Court acquitted Maya Kodnani in the Naroda Patiya riots case, and North Korea promised to stop nuclear tests.<p>A look …

India

Bombay HC asks Maharashtra govt to list steps taken to implement orders on civic hospitals

A bench of Justices Naresh Patil and GS Kulkarni directed the state to list all it had done to ensure that civic-run hospitals in the state, …

India

Not discriminating between South Mumbai and suburbs: MMRDA

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has said they di not discriminate between the residents of South Mumbai and the western …

Urbanism

Construction of ‘entry gates’ to religious places, housing societies under state scanner

The entry gate to Aamby Valley City.<p>The Maharashtra government has decided to put a check on the construction of arches and entry gates on roads and …

Urban Design

Customs tribunal sends cases to adjudicating body, leads to backlog

While the retrospective amendment has been upheld by Bombay High Court, Madras High Court and Andhra Pradesh High Court in different cases, the Delhi …

Judiciary

India seems like a country of crimes and rapes to those living abroad, says Bombay High Court

The bench made the observations while hearing a plea on the murders of rationalists Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare.<p>India seems to be nothing …

India

Malegaon blast: SC asks Purohit to challenge prosecution sanction in trial court

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday asked 2008 Malegaon bomb blast accused lt. Col. Prasad Shrikant Purohit to agitate his …

India

26/11 Mumbai terror attack: Bombay HC stays trial against Abu Jundal till June 11

26/11 attack: According to the prosecution, Abu Jundal allegedly coordinated the November 26, 2008 attacks from a terror control room in Karachi. …

India

Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran reportedly runs into fresh trouble even after John, Prernaa Arora resolve differences

The public dispute between John Abraham's JA Entertainment and Prernaa Arora's KriArj Entertainment has reportedly come to an end.<p>The John Abraham …

India

Defence pokes holes in Mateen’s deposition

Two days after the government cancelled the special public prosecutor’s (SPP) appointment in the Khwaja Yunus custodial death case, the defence poked …

Judiciary

The big news: Opposition moves impeachment motion against CJI Dipak Misra, and 9 other top stories

Other headlines: The Gujarat HC acquitted Maya Kodnani in Naroda Patiya riots case, and Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu began a day-long hunger …

India

HC: ineligible members on tree authority panel

The Bombay High Court on Thursday said there were discrepancies in Thane Tree Authority’s nomination system and ineligible members had been appointed …

India

Justice Loya case: BJP launches blitzkrieg on Rahul Gandhi, opposition, calls PIL a 'politically vested litigation'

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh led the saffron pack in red-flagging the attempts of the Opposition parties to fight political battle in the court …

India

Pandals, tents need NoC in Maharashtra

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government will regulate temporary construction on public roads, footpaths and lanes leading up to shrines during festivals. …

India

Four fantastical lies busted in the past few days is a window into the treacherous 'liberal' soul

Share Email<p>It is often said that the ‘Hate Modi’ brigade has morphed into a mangled, distorted version of ‘Hate India’ brigade. While the quest to …

India

Kalyan residents poke fun at political hoardings, put up one to wish 'local dog' on his birthday

Tired of politicians putting up celebratory hoardings on public roads, a group of residents from Kalyan put up a hoarding of their own with birthday …

Hoarding

Has RERA Succeeded In Sheltering Homebuyers?

From states like Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, we are not getting many orders. So, that is disappointing. They should have been …

India News

NCLAT admits Reliance Infratel’s plea against NCLT stay on assets sale to Reliance Jio

NCLAT also recalled its 6 April interim order partially allowing Reliance Infratel to execute its Rs25,000 crore asset sale programme with Reliance …

India

SC Grants Sahara Time Till 15 May to Sell Aamby Valley Property

The Supreme Court on Thursday, 19 April allowed the Sahara Group to choose any parcel of its property in the Aamby Valley city project in Maharashtra …

India